April 25 – Mark the Evangelist

The Apostle and Evangelist Mark (d. ca. 68, maybe) wrote the first of the four Gospels in the New Testament and the liturgy that is still the main worship service of the Coptic Church. He is traditionally equated with the “John Mark” of Acts and the cousin of Barnabas mentioned in Colossians and Philemon, although… Continue reading April 25 – Mark the Evangelist